Start to the year for medical technology exhibitions: international high-tech companies meet at MD&M West in Anaheim in February

17.01. The MD&M West is enjoying increasing international popularity and has meanwhile firmly established itself as one of the top medical technology marketplaces for component manufacturers from Europe and Asia. This will also be demonstrated by the international joint booth of the IVAM Microtechnology Network in Hall C.

Network project KMU4DEMENTIA creates practical technical solutions for the care of patients with dementia

08.01. The newly established network KMU4DEMENTIA plans to develop a complete modular system to improve the care of people with dementia ...

Smart Home, Smart Living, Intelligent Building and AAL: network meeting between Universal Home and IVAM highlights the potential for using high-tech components

12.12. As part of the “Microtechnology meets Universal Home” event on November 28, 2018, members of the IVAM Microtechnology Network and ...

Smart medical technology is waiting in the wings: COMPAMED 2018 showed marketable innovations

26.11. Highly innovative and highly international: The COMPAMED 2018 has again proven its position as the world's leading marketplace for medical technology processes and components. 

Innovative kits for augmented reality applications

21.11. The Fraunhofer FEP is pleased to present the latest generation of ultra-low power OLED microdisplays: The small size of the OLED microdisplay is perfect for miniaturized and lightweight systems that ...

Etched glass – optimizing touch applications for medical technology and industry

20.11. Control elements with touch function are increasingly being required to be anti-reflective, react well to touch, offer a comfortable feel, and be easy to clean. Berliner Glas structures the surface ...

New high-performance surfactant dedicated to microdroplet generation

15.11. Surfactants are an essential part of the droplet-based microfluidic technology. Therefore, FLUIGENT has now launched a new product that will make the experiments easier:

Graphene shows unique potential to exceed bandwidth demands of future telecommunications

02.11. Researchers within the Graphene Flagship project, one of the biggest research initiatives of the European Commission, showed that integrated graphene-based photonic devices offer a unique solution for the next generation ...

LaserForum 2018 presented innovative 3D manufacturing through additive, subtractive and hybrid methods

22.10. The 3D production of precision components was the focus of the LaserForum 2018, which took place in mid-October at the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany (RUB). In three consecutive sessions, experts ...

Medusa – the alternative to e-beam resist HSQ with improved properties

07.09. Due to a modification of the polymer, resist Medusa can be handled very easily. A time span of a few days between coating, irradiation and development is now possible without ...

MSTextiles Forum 2018 introduced improvement of smart energy management in wearables

28.06. On June 21, 2018 the IVAM MSTextiles Forum took place at the Fraunhofer IZM in Berlin. The subject was "Energy for Wearables". In three sessions international speakers presented their work ...